Welcome to the Essex National Heritage Area - 500 square miles of historic, cultural, and natural sites... unique and irreplaceable treasures that tell our history.

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Essex Heritage Partnership Grant Program
Essex Heritage is pleased to announce the availability of matching seed grants for Essex County organizations through our Partnership Grant Program!
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Essex Heritage will offer grants to Essex County organizations through the Partnership Grant Program.

Local Photographers Focus on Local Places To Win


Join Greenbelt for the kickoff of their new pollinator film/lecture series.

Cape Ann is known worldwide for its exciting concentrations of winter seabirds! Enjoy this weekend full of events for all levels of birders.